Not proceeding with elements of the measure to maintain eligibility thresholds for Australian Government payments for three years

The 2014-15 Budget measure to pause indexation of payment eligibility thresholds for pension and pension equivalent payments (not including parenting payment single) and pause indexation of deeming thresholds will not proceed.

This Budget measure is not subject to the passage of legislation.

Description of the measure

The 2014-15 Budget measure to pause indexation of payment eligibility thresholds for pension and pension equivalent payments (not including parenting payment single) and pause indexation of deeming thresholds will not proceed.

Questions and answers

Who is affected by this measure

As the 2014-15 Budget measure has not commenced, income support payments will not be affected by the measure not proceeding.

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